Congratulations to DC Fencers Club members who were named to the USA Fencing and Absolute Fencing Gear All-Academic Team during the Summer Nationals in Anaheim, CA last week. For the third year, USA Fencing and Absolute Fencing Gear have partnered to recognized more than 170 young fencers who have excelled in high school, including scholarships to four young fencers totaling $10,000. Athletes with a GPA of at least 3.85 were named to the First All-Academic Team. Second Team athletes included those whose GPAs were 3.7- 3.84.
DC Fencers Club salutes our student-athletes for their the high academic performance.
All-Academic First Team
Jack Butler (Washington, D.C. / St. Anselm’s Abbey School / DC Fencers Club)
Lillie Lainoff (Washington, D.C. / Woodrow Wilson High School / DC Fencers Club)
Gordon Long (Silver Spring, Md. / Gonzaga College High School / DC Fencing Club)
Jack Maes (McLean, Va. / McLean High School / DCFC)
All-Academic Second Team
Daniel Grossman (Bethesda, Md. / Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School / DC Fencers Club)
Julian Raul (Silver Springs, Md. / James Hubert Blake High School / DC Fencers Club)
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